Woman Drowns During Storm in Waters Off Seaview Marina Fire Island

A woman was pronounced dead after she was pulled from the waters off of Fire Island on Sunday, police said. Officers received a 911 call reporting a woman floating in the water near Seaview Marina around 3:40 p.m., Suffolk County […]

Fire Island’s Queer Literary History: A Short Timeline (1940s-1980s)

By Jack Parlett   Fire Island has been home to countless artists and writers, many of them queer, and even confining a survey of its rich history to the literary is no simple task. Does it begin in 1882, when Oscar Wilde […]

Fire Island Ferry Schedule 2019

Fire Island Ferries 2019 The Fire Island ferry schedule confuses the hell out of most visitors, resulting in many people missing their desired ferry. We have made the schedule much easier to read on the Fire Island Ferry App, you […]

Off Season At Fire Island

April may not seem like the perfect time for an island getaway, but you’ll find the timing just right for a trip to Fire Island. Any seasoned vacationer will tell you that off-season trips can provide unique and treasured experiences. […]

Family Fun on Fire Island

Although Fire Island might be known for its rowdy and unique nightlife, this doesn’t mean that it isn’t a family-friendly island. With over 32 miles of gorgeous white sand beaches, very few cars, friendly locals, a national forest, and stunning […]

Crazy Night Out

Fellas–here’s how to have the best night ever on Fire Island “For just a split second, you forget who you are and you’re just the same as everybody else. And you’re as proud as you ever were.” Although Fire Island provides […]

A Guide to Bike Riding on Fire Island

  Tips and Tricks for Bike Riding on Fire Island During the summer months, you will find good times are in excess on Fire Island. From boogie boarding and surfing to shopping in ocean beach, and great seafood at Ocean […]

Top of the Bay

Arguably this pick should be higher on the list but due to its less convenient location, it gets a lower spot. Located in Cherry Grove, the Top of the Bay restaurant is the place to be for a sunset dinner. […]

Pines Bistro and Martini Bar

Although Ocean Beach has a more impressive selection of restaurants, you certainly don’t want to pass up the Pines Bistro and Martini Bar if you are looking for the ultimate dining experience. Known for its intimate style of dining, the […]

The Aftermath of Hurricane Sandy on Fire Island

After Hurricane Sandy in 2013, the historic hurricane wrecked many parts of Fire Island. Fire Island was able to cleanup from debris and damage. Much of Fire Island was saved by the sand dunes, protecting 4,500 homes. The tallest waves […]